your guide to over 550 living history museums

Resource Guide Index

Places Home Page

Quick Guide
Name, City, Type of Resource

   
 

Parks Texas Big Bend NP - Buffalo Lake NWR

 
  Main Parks Index, Texas Parks Index  

 

 

  Big Bend National Park National Park Service     NPS

  http://www.nps.gov/bibe  e-mail  BIBE_Info@nps.gov  432 477-2551

  Big Bend National Park

  P.O. Box 129

  Big Bend National Park   TX   79834

    Big Bend National Park is a land of borders. Situated on the boundary with Mexico along the Rio Grande, it is a place where countries and cultures meet. It is also a place that merges natural environments, from desert to mountains.

    Recreation.gov

  Big Bend Ranch SP  State Park               TPWD
 
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/bigbend/index.htm  432 229-3416
 
PO Box 2319
 
Presidio  TX     79845
 
Last Update    6 /26/2004

  Big Boggy National Wildlife Refuge        Fish and Wildlife Service FWS

  http://southwest.fws.gov/refuges/texas/texasmidcoast/index.htm

  979-849-5118

  6801 County Road 306

  Brazoria  TX   77422

    Big Boggy National Wildlife Refuge consists of flat coastal prairies, salt marshes, and two large saltwater lakes.  Established to provide habitat for migratroy waterfowl and other bird species, Big Boggy includes Dressing Point Island in East Matagorda Bay

    Recreation.gov
 

  Big Slough Wilderness  Wilderness.net  WILD

  http://www.wilderness.net/index.cfm?fuse=NWPS&sec=wildView&WID

  e-mail  info@wilderness.net

  College of Forestry and Conservation, Wilderness Institute

    The Big Slough Wilderness now contains a total of 3,455 acres and is managed by the U.S. Forest Service. All of the wilderness is in the state of Texas.

    Recreation.gov

 

  Big Spring SP  State Park                   TPWD
 
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/bigsprin/index.htm
 
e-mail   mailto:bigsprsp@nwol.net  432 263-4931
 
#1 Scenic Dr
 
Big Spring   TX     79720
  Last Update    6 /27/2004
 

  Big Thicket National Preserve    National Park Service     NPS

  http://www.nps.gov/bith

  e-mail  BITH_Administration@nps.gov  409 246-2337

  Headquarters

  3785 Milam Street

  Beaumont   TX   77701-4724

    The Preserve consists of nine land units and six water corridors  encompassing more than 97,000 acres. Big Thicket was the first Preserve in the National Park System established October 11, 1974, and protects an area of rich biological diversity.

    Recreation.gov


  Blanco SP  State Park                TPWD
 
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/blanco/  830 833-4333
 
PO Box 493
 
Blanco    TX     78606
  Last Update    6 /27/2004

  Boca Chica SP  State Park                  TPWD
 
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/boca/  956 585-1107
 
via US 77/83, SH 4
 
c/o Bentsen-Rio Grande Valley SP
 
Brownsville  TX
  Last Update    6 /27/2004

  Bonham SP  State Park                         TPWD
 
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/bonham/bonham.htm  903 583-5022
 
1363 State Park 24
 
Bonham   TX     75418
  Last Update    6 /28/2004

  Brazoria National Wildlife Refuge           Fish and Wildlife Service FWS

  http://southwest.fws.gov/refuges/texas/texasmidcoast/index.htm

  979-849-7771

  1212 North Velasco

  Suite 200

  Angelton   TX   77515

    The thunder of 40,000 snow geese taking flight, the salty breeze off the Texas Gulf, or the sight of a 12-foot alligator loafing on a  muddy bank make a trip to Texas Mid-Coast National Wildlife Refuge Complex a sensory banquet in any season.   

    Recreation.gov

  Brazos Bend SP  State Park                    TPWD
 
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/brazos/
 
979 553-5101
 
31901 FM 762
 
Needville   TX     77461
  Last Update    6 /28/2004

  Buescher SP  State Park           TPWD
 
http://www.tpwd.state.tx.us/park/buescher/index.htm
 
512 237-2241
 
PO Box 75
 
Smithville     TX     78957
  Last Update    6 /28/2004

  Buffalo Lake National Wildlife Refuge      Fish and Wildlife Service FWS

  http://southwest.fws.gov/refuges/texas/buffalo.html

  806-499-3382

  P.O. Box 179

  Umbarger   TX   79091

    Once buffalo grazed the shortgrass prairies you see today at

    Buffalo Lake National Wildlife Refuge in the Texas Panhandle.

    Once a lake reflected the clouds. The buffalo have vanished. The  

    lake has dried. But the shortgrass prairie remains

    Recreation.gov

 

 


Beyond the Newsstand

Now Get it all for Less. Visit Cheap Tickets today.


Reserve Your Camping Place in Texas Now:
  Caddo Lake State Park
  CEDAR BREAKS PARK
  CEDAR CREEK
  Cedar Hill State Park
  CEDAR RIDGE
  CEDRON CREEK
  Choke Canyon SP-Calliham
  Choke Canyon SP-South Shore
  CLEAR LAKE
  CLEAR SPRING
  Cleburne State Park
  Colorado Bend State Park
  Cooper Lake SP-Doctors Creek
  Cooper Lake SP-South Sulphur
  Copper Breaks State Park
  COPPERAS CREEK

Last Update:  03/03/2010 Previous Site        Previous Page E-Mail Step Into Places
Google

HOME  |  RESOURCE GUIDE  |  CALENDAR VIEW  |  CALENDAR ENTRY  |  ABOUT US  |  CONTACT

                           
Step Into
History
Step Into
Historic Houses
Step Into
Old Towns
Step Into
Science
Step Into
Kids Stuff
Step Into
Museums
Step Into Experience

Copyright 2001-2009 Step Into Places, Inc. All rights reserved
Web Design by 5207 Inc.